High-Water Marker Installation
Mark Lysaught holds the high-water marker for installation
at the Old Depot Museum,
Mark places the high-water marker at 9.8 feet from the ground, marking on the building the
Marais des Cygnes River' highest
point during the flood of 1951.
plaque placed on the west side of the Old Depot Museum,
Ottawa, commemorating the
crest of the Marais des Cygnes River
during the flood of July 1951.
Displays & information about the 1951
floods were set up in a special room
at the Old Depot Museum commemorating the July